thujyl alcohol

noun

Definition of thujyl alcohol

: an alcohol C10H17OH known in several stereoisomeric usually syrupy liquid forms, found free or combined as esters in various essential oils (as wormwood oil), and formed by reduction of thujone

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“Thujyl alcohol.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/thujyl%20alcohol. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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